A CNN investigation into allegations of sexual abuse against residents of nursing homes revealed that the problem is far more prevalent than originally thought.
More than 16,000 claims of sexual abuse against residents of nursing homes and assisted living… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Mar 07, 2017 in Auto Accidents
A new report from AAA revealed that while many U.S. drivers desire autonomous technologies in their new vehicle, the majority still feel uneasy about sharing the road with a self-driving car.
Auto safety experts have routinely praised innovative technologies,… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Mar 03, 2017 in Defective Drug
A recent study has linked proton pump inhibitor (PPIs), medications used to suppress heartburn and acid reflux disease, to increased risk of kidney damage.
The five-year study, published in Kidney International, looked at 125,596 patients prescribed… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Feb 22, 2017 in Auto Accidents
According to preliminary figures from the National Safety Council (NSC), an estimated 40,000 people were killed in fatal auto accidents in 2016, marking a six percent increase from the previous year and a 14 percent rise since 2014.
2016 displayed the… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Feb 15, 2017 in Auto Accidents
A study published by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety has found that millennials, ages 19 to 24-years-old, are the age group most likely to engage in poor driving habits.
AAA researchers analyzed several generations of drivers and their likelihood… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Feb 14, 2017 in Auto Accidents
Arizona has been rated as one of the worst states in the U.S. for driver and passenger protection due to the lack of traffic safety laws.
The Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety (AHAS), a consumer-based group, released its annual Roadmap Report of… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Feb 08, 2017 in Auto Accidents
An Arizona Senate committee has approved a bill that would ban teens from using electronic devices while driving during the first six months after acquiring a driver's license.
Senate Bill 1080 is Arizona's latest attempt at a small step toward banning… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Feb 06, 2017 in Auto Accidents
Two of Arizona’s cities, Phoenix and Tucson, have been named as the leading cities with the most aggressive drivers in the U.S.
The findings were reported in a study conducted by Automatic, a San Francisco-based connected car company.
Automatic concluded… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Feb 01, 2017 in Auto Accidents
A proposed Arizona bill that would change alcohol and drug testing procedures has gained recent Senate support.
An Arizona state Senate committee has voted unanimously in favor of Senate Bill 1054, known as “Joe’s Law.” The proposed bill would require… Read More
Construction workers are constantly exposed to dangerous work environments that requires constant monitoring and strong safety regulations to prevent injuries caused by workplace accidents.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) extends… Read More